Clothes hanger

Object Number: 
2002.40
Date: 
ca. 1920
Medium: 
Wood; metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 1/4 x 17 1/4 in. ( 21 x 43.8 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: Printed inscription: "David Gibbs, Clothier/226-7thAVE./COR. 23rd ST./Phone Chelsea 4662"
Description: 
Wooden clothes hanger with metal hook. Stamped inscription on front face: "David Gibbs, Clothier/226-7th AVE./COR. 23rd ST./Phone Chelsea 4662"
Gallery Label: 
David Gibbs' clothing store was located at 226 7th Avenue (corner of 23rd Street) from 1909 until at least 1925.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Brian Finch
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group